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Breast Cancer Patients Face Bone Loss and More
In the Winter 2014 AICR Science Now newsletter put out by the American Institute of Cancer Research they talk about how breast cancer survivors face increased risk of fractures that come from weak bon...
3/10/14 at 10:16 AM Taira Suliin Cancer Benefit 3/7/14 at 6:43 PM
Toni -Benefit for Kidney and Ovarian Cancer, Tie One On For Toni! 2/16/14 at 7:08 AM
Spit-Tobacco Users Urged To Quit
Great American Spit Out Celebrated February 23 Emphasizing the fact that spit tobacco is not a safe alternative to smoking, the North Dakota Department of Healths (NDDoH) Tobacco Prevention and Contro...
2/20/14 at 2:07 PM January Is National Cervical Health Awareness Month 1/6/14 at 11:04 AM
Breast Cancer Screening Informational Meetings 10/1/13 at 8:22 AM
It occurred to me just the other day, after years and years and YEARS of bingeing on processed sugar (most specifically, anything chocolate), that I am an addict. I actually said those words out loud ...
1/24/14 at 11:30 AM Exit 10/25/13 at 11:12 AM
Breathes 2/12/13 at 8:53 PM
Schedule a Pap test and consider vaccination to fight cervical cancer
January is National Cervical Cancer Awareness Month. While getting a Pap test isnt something most women look forward to doing, regular Pap tests play an important role in catching cervical cancer in i...
1/16/14 at 9:39 AM Raising awareness of men's health through facial hair 12/3/13 at 3:32 PM
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month 10/25/13 at 1:44 PM
NDSCS earns CEO Cancer Gold Standard Accreditation
By Sarah Hoffbeck The CEO Roundtable on Cancer recently awarded NDSCSwith CEO Cancer Gold Standardaccreditation for its efforts to reduce the risk of cancer for employees and covered family members b...
12/27/13 at 5:07 PM Wildcat volleyball to host annual Dig Pink match October 19 10/17/11 at 11:55 AM
I will not fight this battle - at least not today.
On Tuesday morning I received a call from Sanford about my mammogram images that were taken on Monday. There was a concern about something they saw on the images and they wanted me to come in for anot...
10/24/13 at 10:14 PM Did you know you get pasties? 10/21/13 at 8:40 PM
What are you doing for dinner tonight? 6/29/13 at 2:37 PM
Bedazzled bras battle breast cancer
Jessica Jasperson, MSUM Mass Communications and English Major Fargo, N.D. The second annual BRAzaar event took place at the Civic Center in Downtown Fargo on Oct. 3, where the community came toget...
10/21/13 at 7:42 AM Bras on Broadway impacting lives 10/21/12 at 1:11 PM
Kindness is a Common Thread in Fight Against Cancer
Five years ago, I went through one of the scariest experiences of my life. I found a lump in one of my breasts. I made an appointment to see my doctor, truly thinking shed squelch my fears with the w...
10/19/13 at 7:49 AM
Events honor breast cancer awareness month
MSUM is hosting two events this week in honor of breast cancer awareness month. Bling Out Your Bra: Tonight at 7 p.m. in the MSUM Comstock Memorial Union, MSUMs Students Today Leaders Forever (STLF)...
10/16/13 at 4:20 PM
We did it!
Where do I begin? Our five-year wedding anniversary trip is over and we are now back home in good ol' Alexandria, Minnesota. We ran our second half-marathon, we drank lots of wine, we ate good food an...
10/12/13 at 5:32 PM Loss 2/1/11 at 2:14 PM
You might enjoy these pics... 5/9/10 at 4:30 PM
5 things to think about before you pink
October is upon us, and the pink reminders that this is Breast Cancer Awareness Month seem more prolific than the autumn leaves scattering from the trees. Here's another reminder: Consumer beware. Ju...
10/10/13 at 10:44 AM 5 health messages from Angelina Jolie 5/31/13 at 12:37 PM
A cancer hero, fallen from grace 10/19/12 at 11:19 AM
Lend A Hand to Rick Hoy
Join together on Sat, Aug 10th from 12noon to 4pm at Hagge's Bar & Grill in Mapleton to enjoy a taco lunch, silent auction, raffle, karaoke and bake sales. All proceeds will help Rick who is battl...
8/5/13 at 4:14 PM Lend A Hand for Brandy Eaves 8/2/13 at 12:59 PM
Lend A Hand to Heidi Schaeffer 5/1/13 at 5:58 PM
Grafton Relay for Life
A shot of Stacie & me in the WDAZ live van (8-track tapeplayer not visible), as we wait for Typhoon Wheeler to subside at Grand Forks Relay for Life last Friday. The shot was taken by Dullum File...
6/5/13 at 5:55 AM Going Back to Med School 2/15/13 at 2:46 PM
Tim Green 9/15/12 at 6:18 AM
Shadows run and hide at Lahaina Noon
Notice anything odd about this photo? It was taken earlier this week in Honolulu, Hawaii. The sun is out - you can see that - but something's missing. Look around the bottom of the level ... hmm, wh...
5/29/13 at 1:08 PM Moon tides and celestial beekeeping 3/21/11 at 11:18 AM
Birthdays and spinnerbaits
Imagine a future with more birthdays a future without cancer. It never hurts to dream big! The American Cancer Society is celebrating its 100th birthday May 22 and, with it, the many milestones it ...
5/21/13 at 4:07 PM Light up the night 6/14/10 at 11:00 PM
Lucky 6/8/10 at 11:00 PM